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Amanda Barnhart

Amanda Barnhart Age

32

Amanda Barnhart Height

67 in

Amanda Barnhart Weight

160 lb

Amanda Barnhart Country

United States

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Introduction to Amanda Barnhart

Amanda Barnhart has emerged as a formidable force in the CrossFit community, showcasing her athletic prowess and determination at the CrossFit Games. With a background that spans various sports, she brings a unique blend of skills to the CrossFit arena, making her a standout athlete to watch.

Early Life and Background of Amanda Barnhart

Amanda’s athletic journey began in her childhood, dabbling in ballet, swimming, and competitive gymnastics. Her early engagement with sports laid the foundation for her exceptional work ethic and discipline. Transitioning from gymnastics to volleyball and track in high school, Amanda eventually chose to swim at Cleveland State University, a decision driven by her desire for a sport where performance was measured objectively. Her diverse athletic background has contributed significantly to her adaptability and success in CrossFit.

Amanda Barnhart’s CrossFit Journey

Amanda Barnhart’s introduction to CrossFit in 2013 marked the beginning of an impressive career. Despite facing challenges, including balancing her training with her studies in physical therapy, Amanda’s dedication never wavered. Her breakout performance at the 2018 Central Regional, where she won three events and finished third, announced her arrival on the CrossFit scene. Amanda credits her gymnastics background for her hard work ethic and comfort with intense training sessions, aspects that have seamlessly translated into her CrossFit regimen.

Competitive Achievements of Amanda Barnhart

Since her debut, Amanda has compiled an impressive list of achievements, including multiple top-ten finishes at the CrossFit Games. Her competitive highlights include a 7th place finish in both the 2019 and 2020 Games, showcasing her consistency and determination. Notably, Amanda won the 2019 Down Under Championship, further cementing her status as a top competitor in the sport.

Personal Life of Amanda Barnhart

Apart from her athletic endeavors, Amanda’s personal life is a testament to her grounded nature and commitment to family. In 2022, she made the significant decision to leave CompTrain and move back to Ohio with her husband, Wesley Barnhart, to be closer to their family. This move reflects Amanda’s prioritization of personal values alongside her professional goals. Additionally, her marriage to Wesley Barnhart and their shared experiences offer a glimpse into the supportive relationships that fuel her ambitions.

Training and Future Goals

Looking forward, Amanda Barnhart continues to evolve as an athlete. Her recent transition to training under the guidance of Mat Fraser’s HWPO program marks a new chapter in her career, promising further growth and achievement. This move underscores her relentless pursuit of excellence and her commitment to reaching new heights in the competitive CrossFit landscape.

With a solid foundation, unparalleled work ethic, and a supportive community behind her, Amanda Barnhart is poised for continued success in CrossFit. Her journey from a multi-sport athlete to a CrossFit standout is an inspiring tale of perseverance, making her a role model for aspiring athletes worldwide.

Amanda Barnhart benchmarks

Squat: 325 lb
Clean: 257 lb
Snatch: 200 lb
Deadlift: 405 lb
Fran: 135 s
Grace: 90 s

Amanda Barnhart stats

CompetitionRankPercentileEntrantsDivision
Games 20232440%40Women
North America East Semifinal 2023394%59Women
Individual Quarterfinal 20231599%5710Women
Open 2023899%132782Women
CrossFit Games 20221465%40Women
Granite Games 2022293%30Women
Individual Quarterfinals 2022899%5279Women
Open 20222099%122177Women
Games 2021977%40Women
Mid-Atlantic CrossFit Challenge 2021486%30Women
Individual Quarterfinals 2021899%5936Women
Open 20212099%108644Women
Games 2020776%30Women
Open 20202499%94157Women
Games 2019794%131Women
Open 2019999%146363Women
Games 20181562%40Women
Central 2018392%40Women
Open 20182799%171976Women
Central 20172537%40Women
Open 201727299%159565Women
Open 201666099%130154Women
Open 2015141598%108764Women
Open 20143318336%52076Women

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